• Award-winning credit union aims to enhance member service and improve efficiency
• Wauna Federal selects CUnify for comprehensive account processing solution that includes solutions for teller operations, business intelligence, lending, accounting, reporting, document management and Internet banking
• The open, member-centric architecture and efficient workflows of CUnify were cited as key decision factors
Brookfield, Wis. – Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, today announced that Wauna Federal Credit Union of Clatskanie, Ore. has selected the CUnify™ account processing platform from Open Solutions, now part of Fiserv, to enhance its operational efficiency, add additional lending capabilities and leverage the platform's open data model to better serve its members.
Developed for credit unions seeking a scalable, state-of-the-art account processing platform, CUnify offers users a robust menu of features that improve back-office operations and organizational efficiency. The $154 million Wauna Federal Credit Union, which has been recognized by both the Portland Business Journal and Oregon Business Magazine for its workplace excellence, will use the platform to deliver superior service to its 17,000 members.
"After evaluating several platforms, we chose CUnify because its open, member-centric architecture and efficient workflows offer us everything we need to succeed both today and tomorrow," said Robert Blumberg, president and Chief Executive Officer, Wauna Federal Credit Union.
"CUnify is different than other systems we reviewed – we'll have access to all the member data we need right at our fingertips. Plus, the platform's real-time deposit, lending and integrated Internet banking functions will help us provide consistency across our channels to better serve our members. We see this partnership as a win-win for Wauna Federal Credit Union and the communities we so proudly serve."
"CUnify provides a complete view of member relationships so Wauna Federal Credit Union can enhance member services by offering relevant, targeted products and reduce transaction times through real-time automation," said Lizette Nigro, vice president and core business leader, Open Solutions division, Fiserv. "The goal is to help member-focused credit unions like Wauna do what they do best – serve their communities."
With its selection of the full-featured CUnify platform, Wauna Federal Credit Union will benefit from the platform's solutions that are included for teller operations, business intelligence, lending, accounting, reporting, document management and Internet banking. In addition to its on-premise deployment of CUnify, Wauna Federal Credit Union will upgrade its document management and online banking capabilities with on-demand deployments of DNAdocument™ and CUnify-Web through Open Solutions’'Global Operations Center. CUnify is also available on-demand.
• CUnify from Open Solutions, now part of Fiserv – http://www.opensolutions.com/Solutions/core-banking/cuinfy.aspx
About Wauna Federal Credit Union
Wauna Federal Credit Union is headquartered in Clatskanie, Ore., has total assets exceeding $154 million and serves over 17,000 members. Branches are located in Astoria, Clatskanie, St. Helens, Scappoose, Vernonia, and Warrenton, Oregon. Anyone that resides, is employed, attends school or worships, or is a business or qualifying organization in Clatsop or Columbia Counties, Oregon, or Pacific County, Washington, or is related to a current member, is eligible for membership with Wauna FCU. For more information please call toll free 800-773-3236 or visit our website at www.waunafcu.org.
Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV) is a leading global technology provider serving the financial services industry, driving innovation in payments, processing services, risk and compliance, customer and channel management, and business insights and optimization. For more information, visit www.fiserv.com.
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